November 03, 2020
COVID-19 got you down? Can't get to your favorite gunshop? Not to worry. Shooting Times is pleased to present this quick little Christmas gift guide that's guaranteed to lift your spirits. Ranging in price from $5.99 to $129.95, these products won't break your bank account either.
Beretta Mini Headset Comfort Plus
The Beretta Mini Headset Comfort Plus ear protection features a new ergonomic design perfect for hunting or target shooting use with multiple silicone ear tips (small, medium, and large) provided to ensure an improved fit for most ears so that the headset always remains in the correct position within the ear. With 32db SNR protection, this comfortable headset is ideal for prolonged use in all seasons thanks to its sweat prevention technologies. The Beretta Mini Headset Comfort Plus comes with a detachable cord with regulation, stopper, and a hard carry case.
MSRP: $49, berettausa.com
Trijicon RMRcc Red Dot Sight
Born from the industry-leading RMR, the new Trijicon RMRcc comes with the proven reliability and ruggedized electronics that you expect—with a smaller, thinner footprint for concealed-carry confidence.
The thinner, lower profile design of the RMRcc reduces the risk of snags for a faster and easier draw. Its unique shape protects the lens from drops and bumps, and the slimmer design fits a variety of today's popular compact pistols.
Choose from a crisp 3.25 or 6.5 MOA dot, which offer an illuminated aiming point for “both eyes open” shooting that keeps your focus on the target. Carry with confidence with the Trijicon RMRcc.
MSRP from: $669, trijicon.com
TLR RM 2 Rail Mounted Tactical Lighting System
Lightweight & compact, the TLR RM 2 Weapon-Mounted Tactical Light features the latest in shock-proof LED technology for high lumen operation. It provides 1.5 hours of runtime with (2) CR123 lithium batteries featuring 1,000 lumens output. This powerful beam provides ex-tensive range, good peripheral coverage and a selectable strobe mode. Ergonomically friend-ly multi-function tactical tail switch. Remote switch input option (remote switch included with purchase). Securely attach/detach from any long gun with a MIL Standard 1913 Rail.
Peltor Sport Tactical 300 Electronic Hearing Protector
The Peltor Sport Tactical 300 SMART Electronic Hearing Protector automatically adjusts your audio for customized protection and clearer speech.
Springfield Armory Hellcat Micro-Compact Handguns
After years of precision development and engineering combined with intensive collaboration with top engineers, shooters and self-defense experts, Springfield Armory is proud to introduce the Hellcat — the world's highest capacity micro compact 9mm. Featuring a patented magazine with best in class capacity of 11+1 and 13+1 with included extended magazine, the Hellcat is designed specifically for every day carry with Adaptive Grip Texture and high visibility sights.
Also available in an optics ready OSP configuration, the Hellcat gives you The Capacity to Defend.
MSRP: $569-799, springfield-armory.com
Axeon Absolute Zero
The new and improved Axeon Absolute Zero uses two precision lasers to make sighting-in your riflescope, dot sight, or reflex sight easy peasy. The unit ensures you hold your rifle in the exact same place while sighting-in thereby establishing zero with just one shot.
The upgraded Absolute Zero features a new mounting system that makes it the easiest, most efficient, and most accurate way to find your zero at 25 yards while providing the ability to zero at 100 yards with cold-barrel accuracy. It comes with an adapter that fits your rifle's Picatinny or Weaver rail. It also comes with a quick-disconnect mount that allows the unit to fit onto any scope that has a 1-inch or 30mm tube. Adhesive-backed reflective grids are included with each Absolute Zero, making the red lasers easy to identify and locate even in bright sunlight conditions.
MSRP: $79.99; axeonoptics.com
Brownells Signature Series Deluxe Magnum Pistol Case
The Brownells Signature Series Deluxe Magnum Pistol Case can be used as a stand-alone case or for extra protection when carrying your handgun in a range bag with other gear. It's large enough for handguns with optics, lasers, and tactical lights, and its triple-protection system includes a tough Cordura nylon outer shell, a dual layer of shock-absorbing foam, and a nylon Tricot inner lining. The nylon zipper with brass slide and pull keeps the case sealed, and a brass D-ring lets you lock the case (padlock not included). The case also features a nylon-web carry strap and an external, zippered pocket for ammunition, cleaning supplies, shooting glasses, hearing protection, and other gear.
MSRP: $36.99; brownells.com
Daisy 880 Powerline Kit
The Daisy Powerline 880 Kit's features include the company's sleek multi-pump pneumatic .177-caliber Shadow air rifle, shooting glasses, BBs, pellets, and a pack of ShatterBlast clay targets with target stakes. The air rifle has a steel rifled barrel, a synthetic stock with a length of pull of 13.5 inches, an adjustable rear sight, and a ramped blade front sight. It also comes with a 4X scope and features a crossbolt trigger-block safety. It fires BBs and pellets with a maximum velocity of 800 fps and is suitable for shooters 16 years of age and older.
MSRP: $79.99; daisy.com
Hoppe's Gun Vise
The recently introduced Hoppe's Gun Vise features dual lockable sides for a secure no-scratch hold. To help you stay organized, the tray has built-in compartments for cleaning supplies, gunsmithing tools, and small parts. Constructed of durable, chemical-resistant polymer, the gray and red Hoppe's Gun Vise will provide years of hassle-free service.
MSRP: $59.99; hoppes.com
Hornady Cheek Piece Stock Pad
Made of tough nylon Cordura, Hornady's Cheek Piece Stock Pad provides a padded cheek weld for rifleshooters. It features five elastic cartridge loops on the exterior and a zippered accessory pouch. Available in left- or right-handed models, the Cheek Piece Stock Pad is offered in either black or tan.
MSRP: $49.99; hornady.com
Beretta Puull Eyeglasses
Developed in partnership with the Rudy Project, the Beretta Puull Eyeglasses are explicitly designed with the shooters' needs in mind. These optics were engineered to provide optimal eye protection and provide unparalleled comfort in any light condition while enhancing the shooter's performance. The Puull Eyeglasses offer a wide array of state-of-the-art lenses to meet the demands of the different shooting disciplines, including eight different colors that ensure superior light management, emphasize contrast, and reduce glare for any weather condition. Featuring hi-tech solutions for constant ventilation and prevention of fogging and misting while also providing protection from ultraviolet rays and against external agents, they were conceived to maximize the focus of the athlete on their target with rubber adjustable temple tips, an ergonomic lens shape, and an adjustable nosepiece that is compatible with a clip-on insert.
The eyeglasses are sold with a patrol case that includes a microfiber cloth and three sets of lenses in Scarlet, Light Purple, and Light Magenta. Beretta also offers five additional spare Puull lenses (available for separate purchase) in Neutral, Yellow, Coral, Brown, and Fume. Each color is designed for a different function and performance setting.
MSRP: $229, berettausa.com
Magpul Bipod Sling Stud QD
Magpul has combined its well-known bipod innovations in ergonomics and functionality with a hassle-free mounting system for the Uncle Mike's Sling Swivel Stud. Called the Magpul Sling Stud QD, the new bipod mounts onto the Uncle Mike's Sling Swivel Stud, common to so many sporting rifles, quickly and easily. The stainless-steel mounting system self-locates and aligns precisely every time. The ergonomic thumbwheel allows easy tightening, and the non-marring, high-durometer rubber mounting gaskets ensure optimal fit and load distribution on all contours of fore-ends. The bipod is made of stainless steel; mil-spec hard-anodized 6061-T6 aluminum; and injection-molded, reinforced polymer. Leg extensions slide and lock securely with the push of a button on any of the seven locking detents extending from 6.6 inches to 10 inches. It features 50 degrees of total tilt, controlled by a glove-friendly, knurled, tool-less locking knob located between the legs, and the soft-rubber locking knob cap gives users a steady, non-marring forward rest while the bipod is folded. Additionally, should users choose to change feet, the Sling Stud QD's legs accept most Atlas-pattern bipod replacement feet. It's offered in black and FDE colors.
MSRP: $129.95; magpul.com
Springfield Armory Pullover Sweatshirt
Perfect for those cooler days at the range, the new fleece-lined hooded sweatshirt from Springfield Armory is a must-have in any shooter's closet. The hoodie is available in Charcoal Gray and sizes ranging from Small to XXX-Large.
MSRP: $49.99; store.springfield-armory.com
MTM Pistol Magazine Case
MTM's new plastic Pistol Magazine Case keeps your pistols' magazines organized in your range bag, gun safe, or wherever you store them. The case holds up to five double-stack magazines up to 5.375 inches and features a compact design, a clear-smoke finish for easy visibility, and a secure snap latch. Users can maximize storage space by stacking multiple cases.
MSRP: $5.99; mtmcase-gard.com
Pachmayr Shock Shield
Pachmayr says its new Shock Shield is “the simple solution to reducing recoil in a variety of rifles and shotguns.” The one-size design stretches and contours to a variety of buttstock shapes and dimensions. It goes on easily and is easy to remove. The Shock Shield provides excellent felt recoil reduction by virtue of its interior pocket of soft gel. It's been extensively tested and will provide years of use, it won't scratch or mar buttstocks, and it features a no-slip face texture.
MSRP: $19.98; lymanproducts.com